"Please achieve all your dreams in heaven"
In a statement, Jung’s agency Story J Company revealed that the actress had passed away from a terminal illness.
A private funeral procession was held on 9 February with her family. It is believed that Jung passed away on 7 February.
As well as starring in the South Korean TV hit, Jung also starred in the music video for BTS‘s ‘With Seoul’.
Tributes to the late actress flooded social media.
“Please achieve all your dreams in heaven,” commented one person.
“She turned into a star in the sky at such a young age without living all of her life. I hope you become a shining star in the sky,” said another.
One commenter simply wrote, “rest in peace.”